Mr Mandayam A. Sampath Kumaran, who died on December 15, 2005, had brilliant academic record. He served Andhra Pradesh Government for a long time. He was Government Analyst and Public Analyst. He retired as Senior Scientific Officer. Later, he joined Food Research and Standardisation Laboratory as Executive Officer on Special Duty, Ministry of Health, Government of India.
He greatly contributed to the activities of the Deccan Section of the RSC.
Dr Narain Mahishi MSc CChem FRSC